Pulp Magic: Archive

AUGUST 14, 2015
P+PB’s First Guest Blog Post — View from an Internship
By Paper Check-off Tags books cards hand-written communication

This summer we had the privilege of hiring our first summer intern, Jack Chellman.  A rising sophomore at UVA, we hired Jack because this young millennial, despite his access to and reliance on technology, was fully on board with the ...

This summer we had the privilege of hiring our first summer intern, Jack Chellman.  A rising sophomore at UVA, we hired Jack because this young millennial, despite his access to and reliance on technology, was fully on board with the concept of our campaign from the minute he participated in focus groups we conducted last …

This summer we had the privilege of hiring our first summer intern, Jack Chellman.  A rising sophomore at UVA, we hired Jack because this young millennial, despite his access to and reliance on technology, was fully on board with the concept of our campaign from the minute he participated in focus groups we conducted last …

JULY 30, 2015
The Joys of Summer Reading
By Paper Check-off Tags books tactile

There are few things as simple and satisfying as reading a book at the beach.  No need to worry about getting the pages wet or dropping it when you fall asleep. I have lots of old paperbacks with sand in ...

There are few things as simple and satisfying as reading a book at the beach.  No need to worry about getting the pages wet or dropping it when you fall asleep. I have lots of old paperbacks with sand in the pages and each one reminds me of a vacation at the beach soaking up …

There are few things as simple and satisfying as reading a book at the beach.  No need to worry about getting the pages wet or dropping it when you fall asleep. I have lots of old paperbacks with sand in the pages and each one reminds me of a vacation at the beach soaking up …

JULY 10, 2015
Consumer Campaign Reaches Its Intended Target: Customers
By Paper Check-off Tags paper and packaging industry

As “Paper and Packaging — How Life Unfolds™” rolled out to our companies, the industry, its customers and consumers broadly on Wednesday, I was racking my brain for an image or a message from these last 13 months of work ...

As “Paper and Packaging — How Life Unfolds™” rolled out to our companies, the industry, its customers and consumers broadly on Wednesday, I was racking my brain for an image or a message from these last 13 months of work that summed up the importance of this campaign to our companies. The right words were …

As “Paper and Packaging — How Life Unfolds™” rolled out to our companies, the industry, its customers and consumers broadly on Wednesday, I was racking my brain for an image or a message from these last 13 months of work that summed up the importance of this campaign to our companies. The right words were …

JUNE 26, 2015
Industry Campaign Will Communicate Life’s Best Moments and Important Supporting Role of Paper and Packaging
By Paper Check-off Tags achievement hand-written communication paper and packaging industry

Over these past several months I’ve had time to consider how frequently paper and packaging enables and empowers my life . . . how much it is a part of my day, every day. And how much I rely on ...

Over these past several months I’ve had time to consider how frequently paper and packaging enables and empowers my life . . . how much it is a part of my day, every day. And how much I rely on it. I came to realize that paper is not only ubiquitous but it has a …

Over these past several months I’ve had time to consider how frequently paper and packaging enables and empowers my life . . . how much it is a part of my day, every day. And how much I rely on it. I came to realize that paper is not only ubiquitous but it has a …

JUNE 10, 2015
Printing in Three Dimensions Is New Old Technology
By Paper Check-off Tags 3D printing books digital imagination

While printing on paper has always been an art form in two dimensions, some visionaries have managed to print in three using the same paper, ink and presses as the rest of us. Author/artists such as Vojtěch Kubašta who published ...

While printing on paper has always been an art form in two dimensions, some visionaries have managed to print in three using the same paper, ink and presses as the rest of us. Author/artists such as Vojtěch Kubašta who published books with pop-up pages in Czechoslovakia pioneered a cutting and printing process that has delighted …

While printing on paper has always been an art form in two dimensions, some visionaries have managed to print in three using the same paper, ink and presses as the rest of us. Author/artists such as Vojtěch Kubašta who published books with pop-up pages in Czechoslovakia pioneered a cutting and printing process that has delighted …

MAY 27, 2015
Could Wallpaper Help Protect Soldiers?
By Paper Check-off Tags imagination

Memorial Day reminds us of the sacrifices that tens of thousands of American soldiers have made to protect this country. It also challenges us to do all we can to protect those soldiers from danger. That’s why a brief item ...

Memorial Day reminds us of the sacrifices that tens of thousands of American soldiers have made to protect this country. It also challenges us to do all we can to protect those soldiers from danger. That’s why a brief item from the BBC caught my attention. It seems the US Army Corps of Engineers Engineer …

Memorial Day reminds us of the sacrifices that tens of thousands of American soldiers have made to protect this country. It also challenges us to do all we can to protect those soldiers from danger. That’s why a brief item from the BBC caught my attention. It seems the US Army Corps of Engineers Engineer …